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Juneau Mercantile & Armory opens

...with zombie targets), the Ladies Package, Westerner Package, Alaskan Hunter Package (with moving bear target) and the Bear Cub Package.With safety in mind, Juneau Mercantile & Armory will also offer National Rifle Association-certified...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-25/juneau-mercantile-armory-opens
Local
Race, Run, Have Fun

...to be dispersed."And he could tell us who passed him on every corner and at every mile," Judith said. "And where the bear jumped over the guard rail."Yes, there could be bears.Or porcupines.Just like when many of you were training...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-25/race-run-have-fun
Sports
Soldier mauled by bear was wearing Army protective gear

...around a tree and mere yards away the bear popped out of the brush. The two...contact."It appeared that he and the bear startled each other," Olmstead said...that day and dropped to the ground. The bear attacked, picking him up by the hip...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-22/soldier-mauled-bear-was-wearing-army-pr
State
Soldier mauled by bear at base in Alaska

...through the woods when he encountered the bear and her cubs late Sunday morning...remained still," Olmstead said.The bear approached the soldier, swatting...scream or fight during the attack, and the bear left her bleeding in an embankment...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-21/soldier-mauled-bear-base-alaska
State
Manneken Pis in the making

...to Juneau 17 years ago and received the bear from her children's great-grandpa. The bear sat in her driveway for many years...Christmas's ago," Nylen said. "The bear was a second chance to decorate...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-07-20/manneken-pis-making
Neighbors
Perseverance to hold workshop weekend

...Directed by Bostin Christopher. Joel Bennett is a local filmmaker whose works include "Admiralty Island Fortress of the Bear" and the History Channel's "Tougher in Alaska." Sunday, July 20: "Our Voices Will Be Heard" by Vera Starbard...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-07-17/perseverance-hold-workshop-weekend
Art
Hands-on learning

...figures, determined by local elders. The Eagle pole, from the bottom to the top, shows a bear, a killer whale biting the bear, a wolf biting the killer whale's tail, a shark and an eagle. The Raven pole shows Lady Luck holding a baby, a dog...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-08/hands-learning
Art
Got unwanted musk oxen? Try bear urine to ward them off

...to provide temporary relief is moving them out of town on foot. Then they come back.Gorn said it may be time to try the bear urine.The Seward Peninsula's musk oxen population has declined 13 percent a year, Gorn said. There isn't a current...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-04/got-unwanted-musk-oxen-try-bear-urine-w
State
Brazil Beat

...his 3-year-old brother, Miles, the nephews of U.S. Soccer Federation director of communications Neil Buethe.The bear in a Spider-Man suit and an occasional mask has accompanied Buethe with the American team before and during the World...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-29/brazil-beat
Sports
Police shoot intruding black bear

...Rawn Way around 2 p.m. Friday. The bear appeared in the doorway briefly and...officer fired twice with a shotgun. The bear ran a short distance and was found...A police investigation revealed the bear entered the home through the front...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-22/police-shoot-intruding-black-bear
Local

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